Walton County Recycles

We recycle many materials at the Central Landfill, including:
  • Metal (all types)
  • Tires
  • Plastics (No. 1 and No. 2)
  • Corrugated Cardboard
  • Aluminum Cans
  • Newspapers, Magazines, Telephone Books, White Copy Paper
  • Used Motor Oil (used motor oil stations are located around the County)
The County makes it easy for you to recycle in several ways:
  • Blue Recycle Trailers
  • Dirty MFR - Recyclables are removed from a conveyor line at the materials recycling facility ant the County Landfill
  • Used Motor Oil Stations
  • Community Cleanup Days - for larger household items like furniture, white goods (such as appliances), tires, and other materials

Reduce, Reuse, Recycle


  • Saves Landfill Space
  • Saves Trees
  • Saves Fuel
  • Conserves Energy
  • Conserves Water
  • Saves Your Tax Dollars
  • Saves Your Money
  • Creates Jobs
Additional recycling information:
  • Motor Oil - Accepted free of charge at many automotive stores
  • Rechargeable Batteries - Accepted free of charge at some Hardware Stores
  • Cell Phones - http://www.epa.gov/epawaste/partnerships/plugin/cellphone/index.htm
  • Computers - http://www.epa.gov/epawaste/partnerships/plugin
  • Fishing Line - http://myfwc.com under monofilament recovery
  • Print Cartridges - Accepted at many office supply stores
  • Compact Fluorescent Light bulbs (CFL) bulbs - Accepted at some Hardware Stores
  • Plastic bags - Accepted at most grocery stores and thrift stores
  • Earth911.com offers additional local recycling information.
Please donate gently used items to your local church or thrift store.

Recycling

Year Aluminum Cardboard Metal Paper Plastic Oil Tires
2005 13 tons
188 tons
930 tons
67 tons
0 6,240 gallons
0
2006 22 tons
199 tons
1,506 tons
59 tons
0 7,350 gallons
0
2007 23 tons
150 tons
937 tons
58 tons
0 10,290 gallons
128 tons
2008 18 tons
348 tons
783 tons
214 tons
33 tons
9,950 gallons
151 tons
2009 18 tons
473 tons
825 tons
157 tons
32 tons
10,020 gallons
60 tons
2010 20 tons
459 tons
470 tons
71 tons
72 tons
10,620 gallons
91 tons